Adult Events

  1. Library

    Physical Address
    95 Cedar Street
    Newington, CT 06111

    Phone: 860-665-8700

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Tech 4 U 
Thursday, March 21, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. 

Do you need help downloading your eBook or using your new smartphone? Want to set up a Facebook or Twitter account? For help with your specific technology questions, make an appointment for a 45 minute session with a librarian today!  Registration required.

Golden Scroll Soloists

Golden Scroll Soloists
Sunday, March 24, 3:00 p.m. Doors open at 2:30 p.m.

The George G. Hanel Fine Arts Series returns with a performance by the Golden Scroll Soloists who meld pop, classical and jazz into an upbeat string quartet experience. Bring your family and celebrate the month of St. Patrick’s Day with a collection of Irish and Celtic tunes mixed with other favorites! This is the 2nd cultural event as part of the 80th Anniversary Celebration Series. Registration required.

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Career Assessment Workshop
Tuesday, March 26, 10:15 a.m. 

An overview of what perspective employers now implement in assessments on their applications. Learn about common examples encountered on job applications and receive: explanations on how to approach and answer different assessment questions and the reasoning behind each type of question. Registration required.
Sponsored by Goodwill Career Center 

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Brown Bag it With a Documentary
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Wednesday, March 27, 12:00 noon.
The life and career of the hailed Hollywood movie star and underappreciated genius inventor, Hedy Lamarr. Running time 90 minutes.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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Use It or Lose It: Movement for a Vital Life
Wednesday, March 27, 7:00 p.m. 

Susan Valente of Core Barre Studio will discuss safe ways to keep moving as we age. You will discover ways to find movement that you love, and how to stay active regardless of your fitness level.  Registration required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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Perennial Garden Secrets
Thursday, March 28, 6:30 p.m. 

Join gardening expert Karla Dalley for an insider’s guide to plant selection, hardiness and more! Karla is the garden columnist for West Hartford Magazine and maintains an organic gardening blog.  Registration required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.